Reasouces relating to the British science fiction television series Doctor Who Sep 7
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Doctor Who is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC . The programme depicts the adventures of a Time Lord —a time travelling , humanoid alien known as the Doctor . He explores the universe in his ' TARDIS ', a sentient time-travelling space ship. Its exterior appears as a blue British police box , a common sight in Britain in 1963, when the series first aired. Along with a succession of companions , the Doctor faces a variety of foes while working to save civilisations, help ordinary people, and right wrongs. The show has received recognition from critics and the public as one of the finest British television programmes, winning the 2006 British Academy Television Award for Best Drama Series and five consecutive (2005–10) awards at the National Television Awards during Russell T Davies 's tenure as Executive Producer. [ 1 ] [ 2 ] In 2011, Matt Smith became the first Doctor to be nominated for a BAFTA Television Award for Best Actor .